vasa nervorum

(redirected from vasa nervosum)

va·sa ner·vo·rum

blood vessels supplying nerves.
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vasa nervorum

An obsolete term that formerly dignified blood vessels that supply a nerve trunk.
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vasa nervorum

The blood vessels supplying nerves.
See also: vasa
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[8] Parasitic emboli obstructing vasa nervosum, release of neurotoxins, metabolic, immune-mediated capillary damage, release of free radicals and cytokines are also hypothesized for the developpment of polyneuropathy.